chess is segregated by gender for no reason but sexism. if it’s actually about skill and physical ability, then measure those and separate people by those metrics. don’t do some bullshit gender segregation and pretend like men and women are inherently on different levels no matter their individual abilities.
I hate how stupid men, playing a stupid game get payed millions and millions of dollars. But the men and women risking their lives for ungrateful idiots like these football players get paid waaaaaay less than they deserve.
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#footballz happy birthday to Claude Crabb! You played six years of pretty unremarkable football in the 60s but you did have one of the most Thomas Pynchon-ass names in NFL history! I picture you as like maybe a small town mayor in a missing chapter of Vineland or something! Like you retired back to California (where you were actually born) and coasted on your fame to a somewhat ineffectual life in small town politics! You secretly do like mescaline or something and deliver some sort of…
From the Mag: How the NFL is conquering Washington